Spring is ON and so is the weekend…and you’re ready for a good time. Well good, because we’ve got you covered. From the nation’s coolest beer events, to movies, music and cutting edge TV – we’ve got you covered. Plus we’ve a new weekend beer pick for you, because we know you’ll be drinking.
Say Cheese! (Kenosha, WI) – Wisconsin is known for its cheese and dairy heritage, it’s also become known for its beer, and they’ll be bring it all together this weekend when the 10th annual Dairy State Beer and Cheese Festival returns this Saturday, April 22nd. This fun-filled event will feature a vast and exotic variety of Wisconsin best cheeses and some of the state’s most sought after artisan beers, so don’t be a loser and miss this superb event.
On The Big Screen – Charlie Hunan goes retro in a critically-acclaimed historical drama that opens nationwide this week. Based on a bestselling biography of the same name The Lost City of Z recounts the adventures of British explorer Percy Fawcett who journeys into the Amazon at the dawn of the 20th century in search of a highly advanced civilization that may have once inhabited the jungle region.
Tennessee Times (Memphis, TN) – A great music town will be hosting a great beer event this Saturday, April 22nd, when the 8th Annual Memphis Brewfest returns and it’s going to be a total gas. Held on the bluffs above the mighty Mississippi River and featuring the region’s best craft brewers, this year’s beerganza promises to be its best ever – so get on this and no excuses!
Coachella – Week II (Indio, CA) – The Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival kicked off last weekend – and the second part of this state-of-the-art musical extravaganza (April 21st-23rd) returns today. Last weekend, Radiohead’s silent performance was the talk of the desert and this weekend talent lineup including Lorde, Kendrick Lamar and Bon Iver, promises to be even be better – so what’s your excuse again?
THE ACB WEEKEND BEER PICK
Drake’s Brewing recently sent us a new limited release that we’ll be hitting as much as we can this weekend. Drake’s Hop Vice is their latest seasonal, a dank and tropical 6.2% ABV White India Pale Ale with bright melon aromatics that’s worth chasing down.